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4 Reasons To Lose Your Lease

There comes a time in most people’s life when renting their first apartment is a fun and exciting milestone.  After several years of renting, you may find the shine has worn off the love of your lease.  There may be several factors that weigh in on your decision to move on to a new location.  Let...

Why does a mortgage lender require so much paperwork from me?

Many changes that the housing industry underwent following the market crash of 2008 were put in place to protect consumers.  One of these changes that became effective in 2014 was that a lender must make a reasonable determination if...

4 Ways to Make a House A Home for under $1000

When it comes to making a house a home there are many simple and inexpensive ways to make feel like yours. Take a look at how to update your new abode without breaking the bank.

Top 10 Things To Do In Cedar City

Whether you are visiting Cedar City during to take a look at Southern Utah University, passing through, or taking in the Shakespearean festival there is no shortage of activities from which to choose.  Let’s take a look at the top 10 things to do in Cedar City.

Mortgage Minute FED Holds Steady

Wednesday’s Fed meeting was viewed as slightly negative for mortgage rates. The success of Macron in holding his lead in the polls for the upcoming French election also was unfavorable. Friday’s Employment report had little impact. As a result, mortgage rat...

Why Hire An Agent

With increased connections, we have in the world today many people think that selling their home on their own is a great way to save money, but take a look at the statistics, and you may reconsider.

Mortgage Minute Europe Influences U.S. Markets

Europe Influences U.S. Markets Week of May 1st, 2017 Over the past week, mortgage rates were influenced mainly by events in Europe.  The outcome of Sunday's French election was bad for mortgage rates, while Thursday's European Central Bank meeting was mildly positive.

Most Popular Utah Home Loan Types

There are many types of home loans available in Utah. Let's take a look at the most popular mortgage types of the Beehive State.

3 Things Your Lender Wishes You Knew

Getting a home loan, especially your first home loan, can be somewhat of an interesting dance.  Your loan officer will be your dance partner and reaching the closing table is the curtain call.  Every loan and every borrower represents different situations and...

Mortgage Minute - Lowest Levels of the Year

A wide range of news was positive for mortgage rates this week, and it far outweighed the relatively minor unfavorable influences. As a result, mortgage rates ended the week lower, at the best levels of the year. Investors grew more concerned...